Paris Saint-Germain star Marco Verratti was injured during his team’s match against Lyon on Sunday in the French League, which will rule him out of the Italy national team, which is being invited to play two matches in the European Nations League.
Italy, the main absentee at the Qatar 2022 World Cup, will host England next Friday, and on September 26 will be the guest of Hungary.
Verratti was injured midway through the second half of the match against Lyon on a joint pass with striker Moussa Dembele, left limping and was replaced by his coach Christophe Galtier with Nordi Muchiele.
Saint-Germain issued an official statement confirming: “Verratti has a bruised left shin. He will be taken care of at the club’s training headquarters”, noting that Saint-Germain’s medical staff “work in cooperation with the medical staff”. the Italian team.
Verratti, after the game against Lyon, went to Italy to join the national team and report the extent of his injury to the Azzurri medical staff, and the latter decided that he was unavailable for coach Roberto Mancini to play matches. England and Hungary.